First of three SAG Awards auctions launch today

Dec 11, 2009 by Ian Evans

SAG Awards auction items

Photo courtesy: Jean Huang

Want to get your hands on some fantastic items or experiences and feel good about it at the same time? Then you may want to participate in the Screen Actors Guild Awards®’ three online auctions to benefit the SAG Foundation at

The Holiday Auction launches today, Thursday, Dec. 10, 2009. Then in January, there’ll be the Red Carpet Bleacher Seat auction from January 4-11, 2010 which will offer fans the opportunity to cheer the 16th Annual SAG Awards®’ nominees and presenters as they make their way down the red carpet. Finally, the Ceremony auction that launches January 21-29 will feature one-of-a kind experiences and memorabilia donated by SAG nominees and their films and television programs.

These auctions are being held by the Guild to benefit the SAG Foundation, which is currently celebrating its 25th year. The annual auctions help make possible the Foundation’s nationwide children’s literacy programs through BookPALS (Performing Artists for Literacy in Schools) and Storyline Online, the Foundation’s Actors Center and Foundation programs providing emergency relief to members in economic distress, emergency funds for members with catastrophic illnesses, video and audio preservation of the creative legacy of SAG members and scholarships for performers and their children.

The Holiday Auction opens Thursday, Dec. 10 at 9 a.m. PT at or The auction will stay open for eight days and close at 5 p.m, PT on Friday, Dec 18, 2009.

Here are the items you can bid on for the Holiday Auction:

Vacation Packages

  • Tahitian escape at the Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort & Spa for 5 nights in a water bungalow
  • Hawaiian Vacation at the Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea. Winner receives for four nights for two in an Ocean View Room.
  • Champagne Taittinger offers a private tour and tasting through the cellars located in Reims, France.
  • Dry Creek Vineyard Dream Tasting, Tour and lunch in Napa Valley


  • SAG Awards VIP Package with two tickets to the SAG Awards Ceremony & Gala, two coach tickets on United Airlines a three-night stay at the Ritz Carlton, Marina del Rey and a SAG Awards Backstage Tour during rehearsals
  • Meet and greet with Betty White at SAG Awards rehearsals
  • Backstage Tour during SAG Awards rehearsals for four people
  • Red Carpet Fan Bleacher Seats (two seats)
  • Red Carpet Fan Bleacher Seats (four seats)
  • The Jay Leno Show audience seats for two
  • Chelsea Lately two VIP tickets at a live taping
  • Lunch with TV Guide Magazine Editor in Chief, Debra Birnbaum and Executive Editor, Craig Tomashoff
  • TV Guide Channel’s Red Carpet Ready Makeover
  • Joe Cipriano offers a two-hour personal one-on-one voice-over experience and a signed copy of his book Secrets of Voice Over Success
  • Party Planning consultation with Awards Event Supervisor Andrea Wyn Schall and a free downloadable version of her book Budget Bash
  • Hollyscoop makeover and interview on the red carpet

Autographed Memorabilia & Collectibles

  • Michael Jackson’s This Is It CD autographed by Kenny Ortega
  • Mariah Carey, Paula Patton, Gabourey Sidibe & Lee Daniels autographed Thank You Mr. Falker book
  • Brad Pitt and other cast members autographed an Inglorious Basterds poster
  • Sherlock Holmes poster autographed by Robert Downey Jr.
  • The Blind Side poster signed by Sandra Bullock
  • Brothers poster signed by Natalie Portman and Ryan Kavanaugh
  • The Lovely Bones poster signed by: Peter Jackson, Stanley Tucci, Saoirse Ronan, Mark Walhberg, Susan Sarandon, Rose McIver and Michael Imperioli.
  • Up in the Air poster signed by George Clooney, Jason Reitman, Anna Kendrick and Melanie Lynski
  • The Boys Are Back poster autographed by Clive Owen
  • An Education mounted poster signed by Peter Sarsgaard and Carey Mulligan
  • A Serious Man mounted poster signed by Michael Stuhlbarg
  • The Closer photo autographed by Kyra Sedgwick
  • Dark Blue photo autographed by Dylan McDermott, Omari Hardwick, Logan Marshall-Green and Nicki Aycox
  • 30 Rock Calendar and Season 2 DVD Signed by Jane Krakowski, Jack McBrayer, Dot Com and casting director, Jennifer McNamara
  • Glee script and photo signed by Chris Colfer, Lea Michele, Jenna Ushkowitz, Amber Riley, Kevin McHale
  • Glee photo signed by Chris Colfer, Jenna Ushkowitz, Cory Monteith, Amber Riley, Kevin McHale
  • House photo signed by Hugh Laurie, Omar Epps, Jesse Spencer, Jennifer Morrison, Peter Jacobson, Lisa Edelstein, Robert Sean Leonard, Olivia Wilde
  • House script signed by Hugh Laurie, Jesse Spencer, Lisa Edelstein, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard, Peter Jacobson, Olivia Wilde
  • The Private Lives of Pippa Lee poster signed by Blake Lively and director Rebecca Miller
  • Amelia promotional picture book
  • Proof mounted poster signed by Gwyneth Paltrow
  • One Hour Photo mounted poster signed by Robin Williams
  • Rachel Getting Married mounted poster by Rosemarie DeWitt
  • Michael Clayton poster signed by Tilda Swinton
  • Stephanie Daley poster signed by Tilda Swinton, Timothy Hutton, Amber Tamblyn
  • Kinsey poster signed by Liam Neeson, Laura Linney, Peter Sarsgaard, John Lithgow, Lynn Redgrave
  • Elegy poster signed by Dennis Hopper
  • Easy Rider poster signed Dennis Hopper
  • Max Payne poster signed by Chris Ludacris Bridges, Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis and Beau Bridges as well as a bottle of Conjure Cognac donated by Chris Ludacris Bridges, signed by Chris and fellow cast members Mark Wahlberg and Mila Kunis
  • The Fast and the Furious jacket that was worn by Rick Yune
  • The Damned United poster signed by Michael Sheen
  • Whatever Works mounted poster signed by Patricia Clarkson
  • Big Fan poster signed by Patton Oswalt
  • Leverage mounted poster signed by Timothy Hutton
  • World’s Greatest Dad poster signed by Robin Williams, Bobcat Goldthwait
  • Print signed by American Primitive cast and filmmakers including Tate Donovan, Anne Ramsay, Danielle Savre, Susan Anspach, producer Suzan Crowley, writer/director Gwen Wynne
  • The Greatest American Hero poster signed by William Katt, Michael Pare, Connie Sellecca, Robert Culp, creator Stephen J Cannell, stuntman Dennis Danger Madalone, John Tesh
  • Towelhead mounted poster signed by Peter MacDissi, Summer Bishil, writer/director Alan Ball
  • I Can’t Think Straight poster signed by Sheetal Sheth
  • The Dukes poster signed by Robert Davi
  • Canvas poster signed by Joe Pantoliano, Devon Gearhart, writer/director Joseph Greco
  • DARE mounted poster signed by Emmy Rossum and Zach Gilford
  • About A Boy press booklet singed by Hugh Grant
  • It’s a Wonderful Life book (small) signed by Karolyn Grimes (ZuZu), Carol Coombs (Janie), Jimmy Hawkins (Tommy), Argentina Brunetti (Mrs. Martini)
  • The Nightmare Before Christmas book signed by Tim Burton
  • District 9 poster autographed by Sharlto Copley
  • Looking for Palladin poster
  • Poltergeist DVD signed by JoBeth Williams
  • Major League: Back to the Minors posters autographed by Scott Bakula
  • Johnny Angel record autographed by Shelley Faberes
  • Spin Out Girl Happy and Clambake artwork signed by Shelley Faberes
  • 12th Annual SAG Award Show Poster signed by Rena Owen, Shirley MacLaine, Robert Patrick, Ian McShane, Rachel Weisz, Heath Ledger, Michelle Williams, Danny Huston
  • SAG Awards® tote bag signed by Christian Slater
  • SAG Awards tote bag signed by Alyson Hannigan
  • SAG Awards logo’ed collectibles including a black backpack, 11th tote bag and 12th-16th hats in various colors
  • Variety Gift Basket including one-year digital subscription and logo’ed collectibles
  • Extra set visit and gift basket
  • Columbia men’s red snowboarding jacket size large, Columbia women’s red snowboarding jacket size medium, Columbia women’s pink snowboarding jacket size small featured in a People magazine holiday gift guide

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